19 Cent Per Capita Loss
Chief George Haggerty, Berkeley, Cal., reports a per capita fire loss for the fiscal year of nineteen cents, and a loss for the calendar year of fourteen cents. The fiscal year ends in June.
In the period from 1911 to date, the high loss was in_ 1922, when the total loss was $251,405 for a population of
69,000. In 1936, with a population of
96.000, the total fire loss was but $13,490.